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Kazakhstan is the first among the CIS countries to sign an agreement with ICAO and join the Environmentally Friendly Aviation Fuel Program (ACT-SAF)

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has set a goal to achieve net zero emissions from international flights by 2050. In order to achieve this goal, during the next visit to Kazakhstan of the Regional Director of the ICAO European/North Atlantic Bureau, Nicolas Rallo, an Agreementwas signed between Kazakhstan and ICAO on Kazakhstan's accession to the ICAO Capacity-building and Training Program in the Field of Environmentally Friendly Aviation Fuels (ACT-SAF). On the part of Kazakhstan, the document was signed by Vice Minister of Transport of the Republic of Kazakhstan TalgatLastayev, on the part of ICAO - Regional Director of the European/North Atlantic Bureau of ICAO Nicolas Rallo.

According to this document, ICAO will assist Kazakhstan in the development and participation in the activities of the ACT-SAF program, including the exchange of best practices and relevant information, participation in training seminars and trainings, technical assistance on issues related to SAF in national action plans and the implementation of specific SAF projects.

This press release was sourced from Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan on 14-May-2024.